145 intellectuals agree: Dead cartoonists aren't worthy of award if their murderers come from a disadvantaged minority

It would be awkward for 145 alleged intellectuals to sign off on a document that made such easily disprovable assertions as signatory Francine Prose’s comment to Pollitt that “It’s a racist publication. Let’s not beat about the bush,” so better to holster the race card and instead pivot to an insane new free-speech concept: Even if you are truly equal in offending every segment of society, you are still guilty, because some segments are worse off than others.